SPORTS SHORTS: Bobcat sophomores fall to Jaguars

The Marshalltown sophomore boys’ basketball team suffered a 57-48 loss to visiting Ankeny Centennial on Tuesday night at the Roundhouse.

The Bobcats were led by Kabba Pins with 16 points. Gok Arou contributed nine points, Joe Harris added eight and Will Van Buren finished with seven in the loss.

The Marshalltown sophomores go on the road Thursday to face Newton before hosting Fort Dodge on Friday night back at the Roundhouse.

JV Bobcat boys blast Little Cyclones

The Marshalltown junior varsity boys’ basketball team trounced visiting Ames, 73-33, in Monday’s game at the Roundhouse.

Jaden Van Law led the Bobcats with 15 points, while Eric Kapayou added 12 points and Ryan Bates tallied 11 thanks to three 3-pointers.

Alex Torres contributed nine points, and both Jonah Daniel and Sunday Arou added seven points for MHS.